Simon is a former English and History teacher with a Masters in Christian Studies from Regent College, Vancouver. He has years of experience writing and editing both academic curricula and popular books.
He is the author of For God's Sake: An Atheist, a Jew, a Christian and a Muslim Debate Religion, and editor of A Spectator's Guide to Worldviews. His writing has appeared in such places as The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, the ABC, The Australian, and The Guardian.
Simon speaks regularly on worldviews, public Christianity for a post-Christian world, the impact of Christianity on the West, and lives of faith.